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Huis clos, suivi de, Les mouches
Huis clos, suivi de, Les mouches
Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-19801984
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Closed door: Garcin: The bronze...(he caresses it) Oh well, the moment is here. The bronze is here, I contemplate it and I understand that I am in hell. I tell you that it was all foretold....A play that epitomises the existential movement in philosophy: Jean-Paul Sartre is considered one of the fathers of existentialism. It is from this play that the 'hell is other people' concept came from.The Flies: An existentialist adaptation of the greek Electra myth, recounts the story of Orestes and his sister Electra in their quest to avenge the death of their father Aganennon, King of Argos, by killing their mother Clynnestra and her husband Aegisthus, who had deposed and killed him.
Main title:
Imprint:
[Paris, France] : Gallimard, 1984, c1947. c2012
Collation:
247 pages ; 18 cm.
Series title:
Variant title:
Other title: The flies : a drama in three acts; The flies
Contents:
Huis clos : piece en un acte -- Les mouches : drame en trois actes.
ISBN:
9782070368075
Dewey class:
842.912
Language:
French
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Brighton LibraryFrench CollectionFRE 842.912 SARAvailable
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